Comments for: Scalloping days, open areas reduced in Cobscook Bay

Posted March 12, 2013, at 7:29 p.m.
Last modified March 13, 2013, at 10:59 a.m.

ELLSWORTH | The daily limit for harvesting scallops along much of the coast has gone back up to 20 gallons, but further restrictions on fishing days and territory have gone into effect in Cobscook Bay, according to state officials. Last week, officials with the Maine Department of Marine Resources …


An earlier version of this story should have indicated that the daily catch limit reverted back to 20 gallons from 15 gallons, not pounds.

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